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CherylK Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 07:07 PM
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MSNBC Cenk Rant: Internet Freedom In Danger
 
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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Aq4B52dK6IE
 
Posted on YouTube: August 10, 2010
By YouTube Member: TheYoungTurks
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Posted on DU: August 11, 2010
By DU Member: CherylK
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Cenk Uygur of The Young Turks on his weekly Daily Rant/Cenk Attack segment on the Dylan Ratigan show on MSNBC explains the Google-Verizon anti-net neutrality deal that could destroy internet freedom.

http://www.youtube.com/user/TheYoungTurks
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E_Pluribus_Unitarian Donating Member (95 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 07:25 PM
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1. Internet pioneer Tim Berners-Lee also made a video about this...
Near the end he explains that it's mostly about power and control, and how they can/will be used by the corporations in ways that best suit themselves and their own vested interests, instead of the needs and interests of the rest of us:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jev2Um-4_TQ
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ihavenobias Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 07:48 PM
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2. Cenk is filling in for Ed Schultz August 16th through August 20th (6-7pm Eastern, 3-4pm Pacific).
Set your DVR/TiVo!
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AtheistCrusader Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-11-10 08:22 PM
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3. Nice mispelling of Neutrality 1:10 into it.
Oops, nice going MSNBC.
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ihavenobias Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Aug-13-10 02:01 PM
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4. Ha, ha
Good catch.
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